Electric Zoo Festival Goes Full Crypto for 2022 Edition

Apr 1, 2022

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Fans of Electric Zoo should prepare their digital wallets. After May 1, 2022, the internationally renowned New York festival will only accept cryptocurrencies as payment for tickets. Returning to NYC’s Randall’s Island Park over Labor Day weekend, September 2-4, 2022, Electric Zoo is one of the first music festivals to go down the crypto-only rabbit hole. 

“As the world continues to evolve and tap into Web 3.0, we made this forward-thinking decision to allow our Electric Zoo family to be part of the future,” Electric Zoo said in a press statement. 

Beginning Monday, May 2, 2022, Electric Zoo will only accept the following cryptocurrencies for ticket purchases: BitcoinEthereumUSDTBNB, and Solana. Follow the links to view current exchange prices.

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Furthermore, the festival will also release special ticket types to exclusive NFT holders of Bored Ape Yacht Club, Doodles, and others to be announced. 

They added, “NFTs are just another way we plan to leave our footprint in the digital world. Our fans – who also have their finger on the pulse of electronic music culture and the virtual world – deserve to gain access to cool perks for being NFT holders.” 

Established in 2009 by Made Event, Electric Zoo is one of NYC’s largest music festivals. It features top-tier names in electronic music, bringing a wide variety of acts from around the globe and across the spectrum of electronic music’s various subgenres. International editions of Electric Zoo have taken place in Mexico City, Tokyo, Shanghai, and São Paulo.

This week, the festival announced its upgrade to Electric Zoo 3.0. And while lips remain zipped on the 2022 lineup and presale access, based on past years’ stellar headlining acts and exciting teasers, we’re sure the team at Electric Zoo has some incredible things in store. 

Register for pre-sale access at: https://electriczoo.com/ezoo2022/